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The Future of the NHL: HD Was Made for Hockey

Published by on June 16, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NHL

Game Seven of the 2009 Stanley Cup was the most watched hockey game in 36 years.  Eight million TV's were tuned into the game in which Pittsburgh went into Detroit and won the NHL's Stanley Cup.

I picked the Red Wings since a home team has not a lost a game seven in 38 years, but this is not your father's NHL.

It is a new NHL. One that looks primed to pass NASCAR (they would actually be passing NASCAR after being passed by NASCAR) as the fourth most popular sporting league in America. 

The loss of a season and a bad TV contract turned the NHL into a niche sport. 

However, momentum has returned to the ice like a front line shift change. Everyone on ESPN keeps talking about how th...

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